The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 36 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 12 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.42% 1.51% 2.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.28% 7.09% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 14
Median daily rate £375 £238 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -44.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £190 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £359 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
145 141 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.29% 21.27% 25.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 86 128
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £200 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Median hourly rate £16.61 £49.41 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.39% +119.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £49.41 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £49.41 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region.

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region.

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 29 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 25 (86.21%) SQL
3 18 (62.07%) Unix
4 15 (51.72%) Linux
4 15 (51.72%) Java
5 14 (48.28%) Oracle
6 12 (41.38%) Sybase
6 12 (41.38%) DB2
6 12 (41.38%) Spring
7 10 (34.48%) Finance
8 9 (31.03%) JUnit
8 9 (31.03%) Perl
8 9 (31.03%) PL/SQL
9 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
9 8 (27.59%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (24.14%) J2SE
11 6 (20.69%) JMS
12 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
12 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
12 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
13 4 (13.79%) Scala
13 4 (13.79%) Multithreading
13 4 (13.79%) SDLC
13 4 (13.79%) Equity Derivative
13 4 (13.79%) Law
13 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
14 3 (10.34%) AIX

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) JBoss
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (6.90%) CICS
3 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (41.38%) DB2
3 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
4 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) JUnit
2 2 (6.90%) PVCS
2 2 (6.90%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (3.45%) Toad
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Law
3 2 (6.90%) Front Office
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Billing
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) DBA
4 4 (13.79%) Scala Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (6.90%) C++ Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (6.90%) Programmer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Oracle Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Programme Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) Database Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) Spring
2 7 (24.14%) J2SE
3 6 (20.69%) JMS
4 3 (10.34%) OC4J
5 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.90%) XML
6 1 (3.45%) .NET
6 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.45%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.45%) CSS
6 1 (3.45%) Ember.js
6 1 (3.45%) HTML
6 1 (3.45%) iBATIS
6 1 (3.45%) JSON
6 1 (3.45%) Middleware
6 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.45%) REST
6 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Unix
2 15 (51.72%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) AIX
3 3 (10.34%) Tru64
4 2 (6.90%) MVS
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
4 4 (13.79%) Multithreading
4 4 (13.79%) SDLC
5 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.90%) ETL
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) OOD
7 1 (3.45%) CRM
7 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Database Tuning
7 1 (3.45%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.45%) MVC
7 1 (3.45%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (3.45%) TDD
7 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) SQL
2 15 (51.72%) Java
3 9 (31.03%) Perl
3 9 (31.03%) PL/SQL
4 4 (13.79%) Scala
5 3 (10.34%) VBA
6 2 (6.90%) C++
6 2 (6.90%) COBOL
7 1 (3.45%) Clojure
7 1 (3.45%) Haskell
7 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.45%) Lisp
7 1 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Oracle
2 12 (41.38%) Sybase
3 2 (6.90%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.90%) Talend
4 1 (3.45%) Progress